“We can’t drive our SUVs and eat as much as we want and keep our homes on 72 degrees at all times … and then just expect that other countries are going to say OK.”
— the shitty little grifter who keeps the White House so warm you could grow orchids in it
“Under my plan of a cap-and-trade system, electricity rates would necessarily skyrocket.”
— the shitty little grifter, on the campaign trail in 2008
Campaign promise about to be kept, whether you like it or not:
Quoting the Washington Examiner:
The stringent emission rules, known as the Clean Power Plan, are at the center of President Obama’s agenda to address the threat of climate change. Many scientists say manmade greenhouse gas emissions are causing the Earth’s climate to warm, resulting in severe weather, droughts and flooding.
The agency sent what will become its final regulations for the plan to the Office of Management and Budget to undergo one last review. After the review period, which could take 60 days, the Clean Power Plan will be published and will be law.